Media

BBC goes completely OTT on Prince Philip’s death

Friday evening os it’s into the kitchen to turn on Iggy Pop on BBC Radio Six Music and it’s….Gideon Coe playing a succession of dirges to mark Prince Philip’s death. On Saturday evening Craig Charles’ Funk and Soul Show is ...

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UM wins Purplebricks UK media

Interpublic’s UM media agency seems to be on a roll – always strong in the US but now winning business in the UK. Latest is Purplebricks, the UK’s first online, lower commission operator and, from time to time, a big ...

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Talon: tools and systems built for OOH create ways to reach audiences at the end of the 3rd Party Cookie

By Georgie Rumble. 3rd Party Cookies have been pivotal for understanding audience behaviours and allowing for effective targeting across multiple online channels. In our recent piece ‘The Last Bite of the Cookie’ we discussed that, with the sun setting on ...

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Talon initiates digital Out of Home trading reset

Talon is optimising its approach to Digital Out of Home (OOH) trading, putting audience at the heart of the mechanics of delivering audience, price and value. The new approach will allow clients to more easily assess the value of Digital ...

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P&G turns to George Floyd issue with ‘widen the screen’

This seems to be P&G’s take on the George Floyd issue, timed, presumably, for the trial of policeman Derek Chauvin. Or the potential aftermath anyway. Inviting us to “widen the screen’ on the way we see things, race especially. By ...

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Google shines a light into covid vaccine murk

Google has clearly hit the right note with this new call to action – specifically inviting people to search for “covid vaccine near me” so they can get back to things they love. Normal life, that is. Juxtaposing popular pandemic ...

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P&G to buy Publicis? Nice idea for April 1…

April Fools can be dangerous for unwary corporates – as VW found with its misfiring Voltswagen – and are best left to mischievous hacks. Here’s a good one in MediaPost from Richard Whitman, positing a tie-up ‘twixt P&G and Publicis ...

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